How to Prevent DIY Mistakes : HGTV.com | Don’t Leave Ink on a Stamp = Old ink could show up on your next project or blur your image. To clean the stamp, press it repeatedly on scrap paper until the image is faint. If the ink is water-based, rub the stamp with an alcohol-free baby wipe or a damp sponge. If the ink is permanent, use a special stamp cleaner (available at crafts stores).
Want to know the best way to create your own pressed flowers for art, crafts, or just for fun? Check out our DIY instructions for how to successfully preserve your blooms! Find out how to select flowers for pressing, what materials you’ll need, and several techniques (using books, an iron, or a microwave) for pressing your flowers.
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